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Amulet of a hand

Faded blue glazed faience. Hand with fingers folded and thumb between first and second fingers. Transverse stringing hole through wrist. Workman B.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

24.794

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets